McDonald is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,095 people and five constituent neighborhoods, McDonald is the 582nd largest community in Pennsylvania. McDonald has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
McDonald is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, McDonald is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in McDonald who work in office and administrative support (13.44%), sales jobs (13.34%), and food service (10.75%).
The percentage of adults in McDonald who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.88% of the adults in McDonald have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in McDonald in 2010 was $23,552, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,208 for a family of four. However, McDonald contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call McDonald home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McDonald residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in McDonald include Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in McDonald is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.